No less than 4 experts have joined the ranks of the ‘future unicorn’. The goal of these appointments? To initiate a clear international offensive and support the launch of the company’s new products.
Paris, 4 July 2019. iBanFirst, a platform specialising in multi-currency corporate transactions, announces the strategic integration of four new recruits to support the company’s accelerated growth.
Brice Bidouzo, as VP of Engineering
In his new role, Brice Bidouzo is in charge of managing and expanding the development teams. Reporting to Laurent Maluski, the CTO of iBanFirst, Brice Bidouzo took over his duties on 17 June 2019.
This 49-year-old IFIP graduate has solid international experience, which he acquired working in various managerial and executive positions for nearly 20 years (Logic-immo.com, Travaux.com, HomeAdvisor, etc.). His areas of expertise involve international team management, customer success management and SQL database server management.
Oualid Abderrazek, as Chief Product Officer
As Chief Product Officer, Oualid Abderrazek is responsible for defining our product vision and promoting it through medium to long-term strategic objectives. Reporting to Laurent Maluski, the CTO of iBanFirst, Oualid Abderrazek took over his duties on 26 June 2019.
This 45-year-old MINES alumni gained engineering and product innovation experience during his time at Hewlett Packard and LaunchMetrics (formerly Augure), most notably as a Software Engineer, Technical Expert, and Consulting and Product Marketing VP.
David Remaud, as Chief Marketing Officer
In his new role, David Remaud defines the fintech’s marketing policy and is in charge of team coordination. He reports directly to Pierre-Antoine Dusoulier, founder and CEO of iBanFirst. He took over his duties on 1 July 2019.
At age 46, David Remaud has developed his expertise by combining entrepreneurial and managerial activities. With more than 25 years of experience in highly strategic positions, David cultivates his knowledge of innovation and has enabled multiple gems to expand internationally (Dhatim, Wildmoka, etc.).
Anthony Gillaizeau, as IT Manager
Anthony Gillaizeau’s duties as IT Manager include the operational management of the IT infrastructure and the management of teams under his supervision. Reporting to Arnaud de la Porte, the CFO of iBanFirst, Anthony Gillaizeau took over his duties on 1 July 2019.
At age 41, Anthony Gillaizeau has spent more than 18 years developing his cross-functional expertise as an engineer, purchasing manager and IT manager at CFAO and Christofle. He is also a graduate of the Paris Higher Institute of Mechanical Engineering.
‘We are delighted to appoint these four new recruits to highly qualified positions,’ said Pierre-Antoine Dusoulier, founder and CEO of iBanFirst. ‘The strategic integration of these talents into our teams confirms our desire to foster our company’s expansion in new innovative territories. It reflects our entrepreneurial dynamism and the energy involved in the project we are carrying out: that of bringing about a lasting and drastic change in the banking world’s business lines’, he added.